as you know English is not my mother tong…hm…
that’s why I have a dictionary on the table – I’ll try to check all the new words,
really learn them, remember…
ooh, but grammar, I will never ever understand or learn the grammar, whatever the language!
I love reading, writing, words…
I try to learn…I really try…
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Latest article is
The Difference Between “While” and “Whilst”
A reader asks:
“what is the difference between while and whilst?”
Both while and whilst have been in the language for a very long time.
While was in use in Old English; whilst is a Middle English development of while.
As conjunctions they are interchangeable in meaning, but whilst has not survived in standard American English.
I waited whilst Mugabe delivered what he thought were his pearls of wisdom…
I waited while breakfast was finished.
Did you know that? Read the whole article here
Latest funny one, in my mouth/mind, is ‘blob’… Mytho asked me to say
“blob blog” 3 x in the row, I can’t – can you? try! Easy?
if you want to see s-c-a-r-y movie trailer from 1958 ‘The Blob’ go to Mythopolis’s blog
Happy birthday ‘baby’!
He’s living now in China, Beijing… Ni hao!
Firstborn brother is celebrating with you –
have a great time together!
Onnea Kiinaan, Beijingiin,
joka nykyisessä kotikaupungissaan viettää tänään synttäreitään!
Isoveli on turistina paikalla – hauskaa iltaa teille!